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  • The rise in fuel poverty is simply not good enough

    Rebecca Long-Bailey MP, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, commenting on a report from the Committee on Fuel Poverty, said:
    “The rise in fuel poverty is simply not good enough – we are going backwards. As the report points out, in 2019 there will still be thousands of fuel poor households living in Band F and G properties. A cold, poorly insulated home doesn’t just mean that lots of heat is wasted resulting in a high bill, it means getting ill, it means repeated visits to the doctor, a much longer recovery time and a greater pressure on the NHS.

  • A straightforward political bribe

    Let's call this grubby deal what it is: this is a straightforward political bribe to desperately prop up Theresa May in office

  • Seven years of Tory economic failure

    These figures are reminder of chaos and negligence of Philip Hammond and Theresa May over these past seven years of Tory economic failure - John McDonnell

  • Jeremy Corbyn response to the Queen's Speech

    By tradition at the beginning of each parliamentary session we commemorate the Members of the House we have lost in the last year.

    Sadly, Mr Speaker, this year we must also mark the passing of those we have lost in the horrific events of recent days and weeks.

  • Letter from John McDonnell to Philip Hammond

    Today the Shadow Chancellor has written to Philip Hammond calling on him to make public the cost of any secret deals he has made with the DUP in order to prop up the Government in parliament.

  • John McDonnell response to Philip Hammond’s Mansion House speech

  • Labour launches New Deal to fix the housing crisis


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